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War through the eyes of an aid worker

War through the eyes of an aid worker

As the conflict in Syria rages on, we sat down to talk with our national communications director in Lebanon, where more than a million Syrian refugees now live.

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Sierra Leone: Ebola closes schools, imperils students’ future
November 6, 2014

Sierra Leone: Ebola closes schools, imperils students’ future

Schools are closed in Sierra Leone because of the Ebola virus. Twelve-year-old Zainab worries about falling behind in learning. She and her mother say children may...

Feeding hungry families right here in the United States
November 5, 2014

Feeding hungry families right here in the United States

Hunger is a problem here in America as families struggle with crises like unemployment, homelessness, poverty, and natural disasters — and World Vision is working...

Video: How Gift Catalog works
November 3, 2014

Video: How World Vision Gift Catalog works

See how a gift from the World Vision Gift Catalog is the perfect way to honor a loved one and bring hope to children and families in need.

Three tax tips to increase your global impact and achieve your financial goals
October 28, 2014

Three tax tips to increase your global impact and achieve your financial goals

What, when, and how you give makes a difference to both you and the communities we serve.

Election Day: Seven questions to ask your candidates before you vote
October 24, 2014

Election Day: Seven questions to ask your candidates before you vote

In the midst of national election season, it’s easy for candidates to stick to their talking points. But how can you use your voice as a voter to shift the...

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency
October 23, 2014

Ethiopia famine, 30 years later: Alerting the world to a humanitarian emergency

October 23 marked 30 years since a BBC news report turned the world’s attention to the plight of famine-stricken Ethiopians. World Vision catches up with the pilots...

What does the Bible say about poverty?
October 20, 2014

What does the Bible say about poverty?

See what the Bible has to say about poverty and God’s heart for children and families living in great need.

Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water
October 13, 2014

Blog: One-millionth person reached with clean water

Celebrate with us today as we mark the one-millionth person to receive clean water through our water programs this year!

Ebola crisis: World Vision staff, faith leaders fight to curb deadly virus
October 9, 2014

Ebola crisis: World Vision staff, faith leaders fight to curb deadly virus

In Sierra Leone, World Vision staff, with government officials and other agencies, are working to curb the deadly virus. Faith leaders are being equipped with...

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan
October 8, 2014

Pursuing equal access to education for girls and women in Pakistan

In one village in Pakistan, World Vision empowers young girls and women to educate older women so they won’t be taken advantage of and can thrive.

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